Job Description / Skills Required
Requisition ID: R16066
Some of the things you’ll be doing:
Conceive, code, and launch the next-generation in Groupon’s ranking and personalization system; your system will power all use cases for multiple countries: mobile, web, and e-mail.
Build a flexible, generalized high-performance global data engineering platform for (1) real-time search, indexing and ranking (2) scalable, efficient push mechanisms, that allows for rapid and robust customizations for all combinations of use cases (channels, countries, item types).
Put your strong background in high-performance systems, big data, analytics, and large-scale software design to good use.
Use big data technologies such as Spark, Apache Beam, Storm, Map-Reduce, Elasticsearch, Cassandra and Redis.
Contribute to projects with significant company-wide (global) impact and bring them to fruition.
Contribute to open source projects, file patents, present papers at important conferences.
Groupon provides a global marketplace where people can buy just about anything, anywhere, anytime. We’re enabling real-time commerce across an expanding range of categories including local businesses, travel destinations, consumer products, and live or lively events. At the same time, we are providing advertising options and tools that merchants can use to grow and manage their businesses. Culturally, we believe that great people make great companies and that starting with the customer and working backward moves us forward. Community matters to us on an internal, local and global scale—it’s fundamental to our company’s growth and to the well-being of the world at large. We also value self-awareness, candor, lunch and WiFi. If we match with you, please apply to join us.